Fire

Casa Grande Brings Lifesaving Technology to Community with Pulsepoint App

The Casa Grande Fire Department is excited to join the PulsePoint Foundation in extending life-saving technology to Casa Grande via PulsePoint, a mobile app which alerts CPR-trained citizens of cardiac events in their vicinity so they may administer aid. The app also notifies users of the closest available Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Early application of bystander [...]

2017-11-29T13:54:49+00:00

Station Tours

Station Tours If you would like to schedule a tour, please call the Fire Prevention Officer: 520-421-8777 ext. 5980  or email martha_bender@casagrandeaz.gov We can accommodate a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 24 people in a group tour. All ages are welcome.  Children groups must be accompanied by at least 2 adults A two-week advance [...]

2018-07-30T16:41:47+00:00

Explorers

Casa Grande Fire Department is the proud home of Explorer Post 911 Fire Hose Training at the Academy As part of the ongoing training for Explorers, members participated in classroom and hands-on hose evolutions. Much like regular firefighter training, explorers were exposed to deploying hose of differing sizes and lengths as well as properly loading [...]

2017-11-09T12:28:18+00:00

Volunteer

Volunteers An essential component of the Fire Department’s operations are the volunteers.  They provide day-to-day administrative services, as well as emergency incident support. Examples of volunteer duties include: Public education School presentations Office support Delivery and pick up of supplies and equipment Assist with hydration and food supplies for firefighting personnel at fires and other extended [...]

2017-11-13T08:34:28+00:00

Disaster Preparedness for Business

Ready Your Business   Dear Business Professionals: Recent events have proven the value of a strong and disaster-resilient community. Individuals, families, and businesses have been seen working together to recover from these events. “Ready Your Business” is a tool for building a disaster-resistant business community. We have identified 12-Points for Success, that are key to [...]

2017-12-06T14:16:20+00:00

Fireworks

Fireworks Regulations Fireworks present a serious risk of causing accidental fire, injuries, and even death. Because of the extreme risks that fireworks pose, there are legal restrictions placed on the sale, possession, and use of fireworks. Keep in mind that all types of fireworks can be dangerous, including those types which are considered to be [...]

2018-07-03T08:35:53+00:00

Smoke Alarm Safety

About Your Smoke Alarm A smoke alarm is a device that detects smoke and sounds an alarm to alert people nearby that there is a potential fire. All smoke alarms are pretty much similar in their function, but may vary slightly by manufacturer. Installation Because smoke rises, alarms should be mounted on the ceiling. To [...]

2017-04-03T21:26:53+00:00